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Jane’s Walks: community history tours

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Since 2007 people have come together once a year to celebrate and remember the life of Jane Jacobs by leading or participating in walking tours of their local communities.¬† As Jacobs argued, walkability is essential for urban communities.¬† These tours seem to be a truly fitting monument to Jacob’s legacy.¬† The walks began in Toronto, but have since spread well… Read more »